Claremore, OK asked in Civil Rights, Constitutional Law and Civil Litigation for Oklahoma

Q: What is the statue of limitations on a false imprisonment civil suit from the date of discharge

1 Lawyer Answer

A: The Civil Rights Act of 1991, 42 U.S.C., sec. 1981; et. seq. [including section 1983] is probably the law to be used. That Act adopts a state's statute of limitations period for personal injury claims as the time limitation. The issue being: in which state did the imprisonment first occur?

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